Rectus Abdominis

Some articles on rectus abdominis, rectus:

Diastasis Recti
... as abdominal separation) is a disorder defined as a separation of the rectus abdominis muscle into right and left halves ... In the newborn, the rectus abdominis is not fully developed and may not be sealed together at midline ... women, the defect is caused by the stretching of the rectus abdominis by the growing uterus ...
Linea Semilunaris
... semilunaris is a curved tendinous line placed one on either side of the rectus abdominis ... Each corresponds with the lateral border of the rectus abdominis, extends from the cartilage of the ninth rib to the pubic tubercle, and is formed by the aponeurosis of the ...
Arcuate Line Of Rectus Sheath
... limit of the posterior layer of the rectus sheath ... where the inferior epigastric vessels perforate the rectus abdominis ... the internal oblique aponeurosis splits to envelope the rectus abdominis muscle ...
Complications Of Pregnancy - Maternal Routine Problems - Diastasis Recti or Abdominal Separation
... This particular condition affects the rectus abdominis muscle, that muscle that gives you a “six pack” ... (See figure) The rectus abdominis muscle is divided down the middle by the tendinous line called the linea alba ... exerts pressure on abdominal cavity muscles, in particular the rectus abdominis ...
List Of Muscles Of The Human Body/version 2 - Muscles of Torso - Back
... branch of spinal nerve extends the vertebral column Rectus abdominis muscle Muscle Origin Insertion Artery Nerve Action Antagonist iliocostalis Sacrum/Illiac Crest/Spinous Processes of lower lumbar/t ...